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Flu Shot FAQ

While you may love the holiday season, unfortunately, it is also flu season! The flu season typically begins in October, and can last until May in the United States. The best way to prevent the flu is vaccination.

The Flu and You

The flu is a contagious respiratory illness that can cause mild to severe illness and result in hospitalization or death in severe cases. As flu season begins, it is important to take steps to keep your family healthy. The best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu is by getting vaccinated.

Fast Track Flu Shot

Starting September 8, you can get a flu shot with little or no wait anytime - just walk in 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., every day. This year, you can protect yourself against four flu strains with our quadrivalent flu shot. If your insurance covers flu shots at Patient First, pay only the copay (which is often $0) or $35, whichever is less. Self-pay flu shots cost is $35.